It’s 2022. How Much Credit should I Extend to my Customer

It’s 2022. How Much Credit should I Extend to my Customer

On this episode of TheLienZone Podcast we’re covering how much credit you should extend to your customer. We know we know that it’s not always easy, but this will give some insights. Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction site as well as our podcast, YouTube videos and social media including Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. Get a jump on your competition. Alexander …

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3 Financial Metrics Every Construction Company Needs to Know with Tom Borgia of J Raymond Construction

3 Financial Metrics Every Construction Company Needs to Know with Tom Borgia of J Raymond Construction

On this episode of TheLienZone Podcast, Alex Barthet is joined by Tom Borgia, CFO of J Raymond Construction. Tom gives us his top 3 metrics with actionable steps every construction company needs to track, and how their numbers can support decision making. Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction site as well as our podcast, YouTube videos and …

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My Lien Was Bonded Off – What Happens Now?

My Lien Was Bonded Off – What Happens Now?

While it’s a good thing if your lien is bonded off – as it provides a more secure path to payment – you should still be prepared for a fight. If someone has gone to the time and expense to bond off your lien, they probably don’t want to pay you. Typically, you will have to file a lawsuit to foreclose on …

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Lien Release Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

Lien Release Mistakes You Can’t Afford to Make

We have seen a lot of mistakes folks make when it comes to issuing lien releases. In this podcast, we are going to discuss the three most common lien release issues and how you should approach each. Don’t skip this episode we’ll explain why these are mistakes you can’t afford to make. Make sure to …

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How do Lien Waiver and Releases work?

How do Lien Waiver and Releases work?

Many folks don’t understand how important it is and why legally it is essential that you read and understand what your lien release says. We’re going to discuss some very specific things you can do to increase your chances of protecting yourself when you exchange your release for payment. Make sure to follow us on …

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Should you have an escalation clause construction contract?

Should you have an escalation clause construction contract?

Does your construction contract protect you from price escalations? During these uncertain times, having an escalation clause in your construction contract is more critical than ever. Listen to this episode to learn what an escalation clause is and how it can protect you on your next job. Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction …

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Is a Leased Property Lienable?

Is a Leased Property Lienable?

There are 5 steps you should take to protect your work when dealing with leased property – do you know what they are? Make sure to follow us on our dedicated construction site as well as our podcast, YouTube videos and social media including Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. Alexander Barthet is a board certified construction …

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Using Construction Liens to Get Paid

Using Construction Liens to Get Paid

Using construction liens to get paid can be an effective way to protect your work – if you follow the lien rules. A lien is an encumbrance – a legal hold. This hold is placed on real property for the value of the work and materials you provided but for which you haven’t yet been …

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